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St Philips Chambers

Professional Negligence

2 ranked barristersBand 1Midlands (Bar)UK Bar 2021 View ranking table
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A strong set for professional negligence claims against solicitors, that accepts instructions from both claimants and defendants. Its barristers have acted in claims relating to prominent development projects in the West Midlands and beyond. Other areas of strength include claims arising from insolvency matters or the conduct of litigation.

Client service:

"Competent, professional and very straightforward." Justin Luckman is the senior clerk.

Strengths:

John Brennan
Standout junior known for his broad chancery and commercial law practice. He is especially strong at handling professional negligence claims brought against solicitors. He is also frequently instructed in claims against engineers and property professionals. He has experience of appearing in courts of all levels, up to the Supreme Court.
"He is a very good and strong technical lawyer who is very easy to deal with and very personable."
Recent work: Acted for the claimant in a negligence claim against a solicitor for the misconduct of litigation.

Strengths:

John Randall QC
Leading silk for actions against professionals including solicitors, accountants and engineers. He has a particularly strong practice in matters relating to real estate.
"Friendly, constructive and focused on getting results for his clients. He is also good with dealing with the technicalities."

Professional Negligence Department

St Philips Chambers

firm
Department location

55 Temple Row

Birmingham

West Midlands

UK

B2 5LS

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Silks (QC)

Midlands (Bar)

Professional Negligence


John Randall QC
Band 1

Juniors

Midlands (Bar)

Professional Negligence


John Brennan
Band 1